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FDA Recognizes New Apple Watch as Medical Device


Why is Fall Detection turned off by default? "If you've entered your age when you set up your Apple Watch or in the Health app and you're age 65 and over, this feature automatically turns on". The new Apple Watch Series 4 comes with plenty of the new features. And where the first watch's internals seemed awkwardly placed and unpolished by Apple standards, for the Series 4 they really painted the back of the fence. Read More »

Samsung might unveil its first quadruple camera smartphone soon


Android Oreo 8.0 comes pre-installed and the battery size is 3,300mAh. In case the phone does not have an in-display fingerprint sensor, it will have one at the back. There's also a 5-megapixel depth-sensing camera with an aperture of f/2.2 to help spruce up those bokeh effect shots. The entry-level smartphone market is one that is expanding rapidly with new players popping up every other month. Read More »

Samsung launches Galaxy A7 launches with new features


For 35 % better graphics, the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro is rumored to be supported by Adreno 616 graphics coupled with an octa-core processor . Samsung has been doing something similar with its camera technologies as well. The 8MP + 24MP + 5MP setup promises to deliver crisp wide-angle photographs with support for depth sensing as well. On the front, there is a 24MP camera with f/2.0 aperture. Read More »

Google responds to lawmaker concerns over Gmail scanning


Even though Google claims to have stopped this practice past year, Congress would still like to know why it was allowed in the first place. There is one key difference: the WSJ reported in July that some of these developers were having their employees read some emails themselves so they could train AI. Read More »

Amazon launches new Echo devices in India


The 3rd-generation Echo Dot comes with a new curved shaped design, and the company moved away from the plastic design to a fabric design. Most are available for pre-order and ship in October or November, while it's unclear when others will be available for purchase and you'll have to sign up with your email for updates. Read More »

Facebook is set to launch its own smart home device next week


Amazon has unleashed an array of new products which look set to influence its data capture and advertising offer, after raising the curtain on everything from new Echo speakers to a wall clock and, oddly, a microwave . So you can command Alexa remotely to turn on or off any device that's plugged into Amazon Smart Plug . Amazon's new microwave also comes with the company's Dash Replenishment service, which means you can automatically order certain kinds of food, like popcorn, with a push ... Read More »

Robots 'will create more jobs than they displace'


Jobs that involve design or programming tasks, critical thinking, and social intelligence will be more resistant to automation, the report claims. "By 2025, the majority of workplace tasks in existence today will be performed by machines or algorithms". Read More »

Alibaba Won't Create 1 Million US Jobs, Blames US-China Trade Friction


Ma said Alibaba will also be affected by the rising tensions, given its wholesale business allows American merchants to source products from China. Trade analysts and business groups warn that the US duties and retaliatory tariffs that China imposes on USA products will drive up costs and harm consumers in the long run. Read More »

Japan billionaire is SpaceX's first Moon flight customer


A former drummer in a punk band, Maezawa is tentatively planning to make his moon flight in 2023 aboard SpaceX's forthcoming Big Falcon Rocket spaceship, taking the race to commercialize space travel to new heights. "If I'm going to go to space, I'd rather go as far as I can", he said. Maezawa then said, "Yeah, yeah, yeah - please, please". If all goes according to plan, Maezawa will be the first non-American to orbit the moon. Read More »

Fortnite's Port-a-Fort is Getting a Legendary Upgrade Soon


The Port-A-Fortress was teased as "coming soon" in the latest addition to the news feed on Fortnite . Spiky Stadium should, however, still offer some fun when you get hold of it, although Epic aren't exactly sure what that fun will be. The spiky Stadium is found with a large number of Impulse Grenades, is 7x11 in size and is full of Damage Traps and Bouncers as can be seen in the video below. Read More »

Samsung unveils first triple camera smartphone Galaxy A7 (2018)

Its specs are fairly impressive overall, but there's a problem with the Galaxy A7, one that we noticed with devices like the Galaxy A6 as well: Samsung seems less keen on implementing MST technology on its devices these days. The Galaxy A6, Galaxy A6 Plus, the new Galaxy A7 , and even the Galaxy Watch don't have an MST chip. Interestingly, for those of you who made pre-orders for this Galaxy Note 9 during that period, you will receive a free RM899 Samsung POWERstick Vacuum Cleaner . Read More »

Jack Ma: Prepare for 20 years of China-US trade war

One million jobs would be close to one percent of all jobs in the United States - meaning that successfully delivering would make Alibaba one of the country's largest private employers. Ma, the cofounder of Alibaba, announced in early September that he would step down from his role as chairman at the end of the year to focus on philanthropy. Read More »

Red Dead Redemption 2 BETA


Of course, they're bracing themselves for another monumentally popular launch, and so are adopting a beta tag on this occasion, saying that "As with most online experiences of this size and scale, there will inevitably be some turbulence at launch". Read More »

Shipments of iPhone XR to start gaining momentum in October


The iPhone was not among the "wide range" of products that Apple told regulators would be hit by the $200 billion round of tariffs in a September 5 comment letter to trade officials. The video shows a decent look at what it takes to tear down the new iPhone XS (for all you DIY folks), and these guys also beat iFixit to the punch (they're doing a teardown livestream on YouTube Friday morning at 10AM PDT). Read More »

Stormy Daniels goes into detail about Donald Trump's 'unusual' penis


In a tell-all book about her relationship with President Donald Trump , adult star Stormy Daniels used some very colorful language to describe the president's private parts. On that visit, Daniels recalled overhearing a phone conversation he had with Hillary Clinton , who was then running against Barack Obama for the Democratic nomination. Read More »

This is where you can buy discontinued Apple iPhones at a discount


Apple likes to tell us how much faster its new smartphones are, or how long they'll last on a single charge - but it doesn't give us all of the specifics. Even that was a huge shift, especially since developers had to re-size all their apps, and the iPhone 5S and 5C the following year kept that same 4-inch screen. Read More »

Apple CEO defends pricing of new iPhones

For uploads, the Xs on AT&T now gets 14.88 Mbps vs the 10.28 Mbps of the previous model.The download speed bump on Verizon is 62.20 Mbps for the XS vs 26.08 Mbps for the X, with a notable 5.18 Mbps increase in the uploads - 16.10 Mbps vs 10.92 Mbps. Read More »

Apple Releases iOS 12 With Performance Improvement, Siri Shortcuts and More


So What's New in iOS 12 That Makes it Worthwhile? To install iOS 12 on the HomePod, open the Home app on your iPhone or iPad , tap the Details link under "HomePod software update available" and on the next screen, tap Install. Regardless of whether you choose iTunes or iCloud to back up your device, each will show you the time and date of your last backup so you'll know you've done it correctly. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 explodes inside woman\'s purse in NY


However, a month later, a fresh report has now surfaced, with a woman claiming that her brand new Galaxy Note 9 burst into flames inside her purse. Chung, whose bag and the contents inside were completely ruin, called it a "traumatic" experience in the lawsuit . A Samsung spokesperson responded to the New York Post , saying "We have not received any reports of similar incidents involving a Galaxy Note 9 device and we are investigating the matter". Read More »

Assassin's Creed: Odyssey DLC plans announced | PC


It then got ported to PS3 and 360 as a "HD" version, and now it's being made even better for modern hardware. Regular in-game events like the ones debuted in Assassin's Creed Origins will return, and they'll sit alongside more general updates. Read More »

Pre-order the Iphone XS, XS Max, and XR in Qatar!


But is it going to be a good year for Apple in Singapore? The removal of the iPhone SE also isn't terribly surprising, as Apple is billing the iPhone Xr as its "budget" device (no matter it still carries a $749 price tag), plus it offers the iPhone 7 for $449. Read More »

Razer Phone 2 gets ready to make an October 10 debut


As of right now, the original Razer Phone is still the only smartphone capable of 120Hz display refresh (an incredible feature), so we don't imagine Razer Phone 2 will ditch that. The company has commenced sending "Save The Date" invites with an iconic triple-headed snake to media houses for the product unveiling on October 10. Read More »

Apple Watch Series 4 Unveiled: Here’s What’s New


Worldwide, about 48 million smartwatches are expected to be sold this year compared to almost 1.9 billion phones, according to the research firm Gartner. The readings are recorded in the iPhone's Health app and can be shared with your doctor. But cardiologists aren't yet convinced that it will be a net positive for their patients. Read More »

Nintendo Cloud Save Data Is Deleted if Your Subscription Expires


Nintendo will be launching its online gaming service, Nintendo Switch Online on September 18. As part of a rapid fire packed Direct, Nintendo gave us a release date for Warframe's Switch port: November 20. U Deluxe will bring together not just the game, but the New Super Luigi U content and some special new bits just for this installment. U for the Switch . Read More »

IPhone XS vs Samsung Galaxy S9: How the features compare


In a bid to stay ahead of the competition, Samsung has something special in store for fans. Samsung isn't done taking the wraps off of new devices this year. Not too long ago, Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 9 . Ice Universe had also asserted that the upcoming Galaxy phone won't be called the Galaxy S10 or the long-rumoured Galaxy F . Read More »